Purdue University Purdue Memorial Union Purdue Student Union Board

2015 Homecoming

Bundle Up Boilers


Homecoming is Saturday, November 7, 2015.

Congratulations to our candidates listed below! Check back throughout the summer for more information on each candidate. 

Queen Candidates

  • Alyssa Begle
  • Alexandra Costa
  • Katrina Molina
  • Brianne Reed
  • Kelsey Rieger
  • Justine Weatherman
  • Anna Ye

King Candidates

  • Jacob Ellis
  • Michael Fouch
  • Matthew Gebbie
  • Patrick Sullivan
  • Dustin Weisner
  • Beiqian "Michael" Xu

Homecoming Week of Events


King and Queen Voting: Wednesday, October 28, to Wednesday, November 4on BoilerLink

6 men and 7 women are selected by a panel of anonymous judges to represent Purdue on Homecoming Court. Vote on Boilerlink and support your favorite candidates! It’s easy to vote. Just go to Boilerlink, sign in, and follow the prompts. 

Monday, November 2

Chili Kickoff Cookout and Ice Skating Rink —Location TBA—5:00 p.m.—9:00 p.m.

Kickoff a great Homecoming week with FREE chili. Meet the Homecoming candidates, and experience an outdoor ice skating rink! FREE with Purdue student ID.

Wednesday, November 4

Comedy Show —TBA

More details coming soon!

Thursday, November 5

Homecoming Service Project - Food Finders and Almost Home Humane Shelter

More details coming soon!

Friday, November 6

Parade—Starts at 7:00 p.m. (Time TBA) from Pierce/State Street to Mackey Arena
Celebrate with friends at the Boilermaker Night Train Parade! The parade will feature walking units, vehicles and floats made by student organizations and local businesses. The route will begin at the corner of Pierce and State Street, west on State Street, north on Martin Jischke Drive, east on Third Street before turning north on University Street and ending at Mackey Arena. The parade will highlight this year’s theme “Bundle Up Boilers” Come celebrate our university and community at the parade!

Saturday, November 7

Purdue Football vs. Illinois—Noon

Come watch as our Boilermaker football team takes on the Fighting Illini from Illinois.

If you would like to invite the Homecoming King and Queen candidates to an event please contact Kearstynn Goulette at psubhomecoming@purdue.edu.

Parade Route